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How the self-service trend is transforming restaurants

The modern consumer places huge value on convenience. A recent report by the National Retail Federation found that 97% of consumers have backed out of a purchase just because it was ...

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LS One 2020: entirely new UI, greater usability, even better integration to SAP Business One

LS One 2020, the latest version of Point of Sale and back-office solution LS One, was just released. Here’s some of the top functionality the LS One team has developed and improved during ...

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LS Central 16.1: Easier upgrades, enhanced lifecycle planning, more restaurant table booking options

LS Central version 16.1 was released on June 25, 2020. Let’s take a look at what’s new and improved in the platform.

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Spotlight on the LS Central AppShell: what it is, and how you can use it

LS Central is our unified commerce system for retail and hospitality. Although LS Central is known for being user-friendly and easy to learn, it is also very rich in functionality. If you ...

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Continuously improving: how I learned to stop worrying and love change

  Kaizen is a Japanese business philosophy that aims to create a culture of continuous improvement in productivity, effectiveness, and satisfaction. In the words of Founder of Kaizen ...

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The winning move: unified commerce and the intelligence cloud

  At LS Retail, we make it a habit to plan for the unexpected. Our strategy revolves around the 3 Cs; in other words, around staying: Current with our customers’ needs, and with the pace of ...

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Building faith: how restaurants can attract consumers back

Table dividers and plexiglass screens, private rooms, temperature checks, mandatory masks and gloves, sanitizer stations – these were just some of the responses to a Tweet posted by Dave ...

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4 ways you may be wasting your cloud spend, and how to avoid it

One of the big reasons businesses choose to take advantage of cloud computing is to become more agile and save resources across their business. But for many companies, unregulated cloud ...

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How to keep transactions secure with payment fraud on the rise

Last year, the retail sector was the target of 17% of all cyberattacks, making it the single largest industry for cybercrime, research by Trustwave found. Why? Retailers are selling more ...

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How retail and hospitality businesses can support their communities in times of crisis

“In times of adversity and change, we really discover who we are and what we’re made of.” Howard Schultz

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LS Central 15.02: Enhanced mobile inventory, more options to manage retail budgets, new panel in the KDS

 The latest version of LS Central, our unified commerce system for retail and hospitality, was released on March 5, 2020. Here is the most interesting functionality we introduced.

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Kitchen Display System (KDS): what it is, and why you need it in your restaurant kitchen

How do you run your kitchen operation today? If you’re still using handwritten paper notes or printed tickets to process orders, then you’re not alone. But you could be missing out on a ...

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LS Central 15.01: improved item import, strengthened LS Central App

The latest version of LS Central, our unified commerce system for retail and hospitality, was released on February 6, 2020. Let’s take a look at what’s new in the platform.